People: Best Buy Co Inc (BBY.N)
22 Jul 2016
Ms. Shari L. Ballard serves as President, US Retail of Best Buy Co Inc. She is responsible for all domestic Best Buy stores. Ms. Ballard is a seasoned executive with deep retail experience. After graduating with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan - Flint, she was hired in 1993 to work in a local Best Buy store, beginning as an assistant store manager and rising to general manager. After a variety of retail leadership roles, she was promoted to executive vice president of human resources and legal in 2004. In 2007, Ms. Ballard assumed responsibility for Best Buy stores in the United States, focusing her energies on deepening customer relationships and better utilizing the full range of talent and resources that reside within the company’s stores to drive growth. She was promoted to president of Americas, U.S. and Mexico in 2010, and, two years later, she was appointed president of international, overseeing business and the transformation efforts in Canada, China, Europe, and Mexico. In April 2014, Ms. Ballard assumed the role of president of U.S. retail and a few months later, began a dual role to include Chief Human Resources Officer, a position allowing her to leverage her broad experience, expertise and knowledge of the company and its employees. Ms. Ballard serves on the Board of Directors of the Delhaize Group and the University of Minnesota Foundation.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,846,250|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||799,099|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||408,559|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||3,053,910|